A big hotel
Portugal

A big hotel

Miranda

[ Nov.2014 ] After coming back from Monsanto to Coimbra in Portugal, we stayed in a 4 star hotel called Vila Gale. It was a big hotel where an international conference was being held. This is a photo of the view from the balcony of the room. When we moved from Coimbra B station to …

Boulder in the bathroom
Portugal

Boulder in the bathroom

Miranda

[ Nov.2014 ] The accommodation we stayed in the village, Monsanto in Portugal was Taverna Lusitana. It was a B&B which has got only two rooms, but the room was surprisingly nice. We were prepared for much simpler one, because when we had travelled in Portugal a few years before, some of the hotels we …

Very reasonably priced hotel
Portugal

Very reasonably priced hotel

Miranda

[ Nov.2014 ] The first hotel we stayed in Coimbra in Portugal was three star Hotel Oslo which was very close to Coimbra A station.The exterior of the building was not particularly special, but the inside was nice and tidy and the receptionist was friendly.The location was excellent.The room was not large, but all we …

A room with the view
Portugal

A room with the view

Miranda

[January, 2012] Then, we came back to Lisbon where we had started our journey. This time we stayed in a hotel on the hill called Olissippo. The classically decorated room was nice and spacious, but most of all, I loved the view from the room. In addition to that, the floor numbers in the lift …

A pretty room
Portugal

A pretty room

Miranda

[December, 2011] This is a hotel room where we stayed in Evora, Portugal. It is very nicely furnished. The painting on the wall was done by a 13-year-old Ukrainian boy, which was amazing. This house was used to be an aristocrat’s residence apparently, but this hotel is very basic. In Portugal, they do not seem …

A tourist home in the village
Portugal

A tourist home in the village

Miranda

[December, 2011] In the small village called Monsaraz in Alentejo, Portugal, we stayed in a B&B on the main road whose name is Casa Dona Antonia. I was lucky to get a nice suite with a balcony where they hang their washing. According to my guide book, this hotel has got only 4 rooms, but in …

Pousada in Evora
Portugal

Pousada in Evora

Miranda

[December, 2011] In Evora, Portugal, I stayed in a hotel called Pousada, which used to be a convent.It became a luxurious hotel in 1965, apparently.The lower building on the right in the photo is the one.My room was a suite situated as if it was an annex, decorated in mint colour.The bathroom was nice, too.I …

The hotel we stayed
Lisbon

The hotel we stayed

Miranda

[December, 2011] This is not a corridor to changing rooms for a swimming pool, but a corridor of a hotel we stayed in Lisbon. We chose this because it is located right in the centre and I was attracted by their well-made web site. But the room was very small and on the second night, …